Dr. Amar Purohit, MD

Dr. Amar Purohit, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. Amar Purohit, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Rajasthan University in 1963 and specializes in geriatric medicine, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, and more.

155 E 76th St Ofc 6

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Purohit performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thyroiditis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Purohit's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

4  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Rajasthan University
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Queens Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Wyckoff Hts Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purohit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purohit's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purohit to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Purohit's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Absolutely not. What a nightmare! Unless you have 90 minutes to kill waiting around, do not waste your time. Completely disorganized and unprofessional office. I left after waiting for 45 minutes for the first appointment, since the doctor was unlikely to see me for at least another 30-45...more
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